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Moose, bighorn, bison count holding steady in Jackson zone

JACKSON (AP) -- There have not been any major changes in the number of bighorn sheep, moose and bison populations in the Jackson Hole region, according to ...

More money for UW sports not high priority

Editor:
I can't see how it can be justified to put millions of dollars more into sports teams and buildings at the University of Wyoming when other programs ...

Adrianna Goggles

Adrianna Goggles died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2016, on the Washakie Park Road, North of Fort Washakie.
She was 17 years old.
She was born June 14, 1998, in ...

Beverly A. (Samuelson) Lord

Riverton native Beverly A. (Samuelson) Lord died Monday, Feb. 28, 2016, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper after a lengthy illness.
She was 58 years ...

Future of Social Security closely tied to affordability of reliable health care for all

When the presidential race begins to focus seriously on issues, you're likely to hear a lot about Social Security and to some extent Medicare. The nub of ...

Wyoming digest

Senate kills gun bill without vote
CHEYENNE (AP) -- A bill that would have allowed residents to carry concealed firearms to state or local government ...

Evelyn R. Mayland

Riverton native Evelyn R. Mayland of Fargo, N.D., died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, at Sanford Health in Fargo. She was 74 years old.
She was born Sept. 14, ...

Judy Ann Lausch

Funeral services for Judy Ann Lausch are at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, at Davis Funeral Home, with the Rev. Robin Stupka officiating. Interment will follow at ...

Jared Holloway

Jared Holloway of Shoshoni died at his home on Monday, Feb. 22, 2016. He was 34 years old.
A memorial service is at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 29, at the First ...

Robert Vesco

Robert Vesco of Lander died Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. He was 70 years old.
Services conducted by Chaplain Justin Vold are at noon Tuesday, March 1, at the ...

College funding change passes Wyoming House

A bill to change the funding model for community colleges in the state passed unanimously on the third reading consent list Tuesday in the Wyoming House of ...

Enzi has opening for a U.S. Senate page in summer session

The deadline for summer applications is March 9.

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., encourages Wyoming high school students to apply to be a Senate ...

Body discovered

A plow driver was walking a parking lot next to the Pit Stop in Lander looking for a missing part early Saturday afternoon when he found a body in the bushes. ...

Tree project adds 375 at Ocean Lake for new fish habitat

Regional personnel and volunteers helped the Wyoming Game and Fish Division and Habitat and Access crew, along with Fremont County Solid Waste and ...

Wind River student's art selected for national show

Kit Vogel, a senior at Wind River High School, didn't know her art was going to be nationally exhibited until her whole school did.
Her ceramics teacher, Joy ...

Stamp art entries due by March 1

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is now accepting artwork for the 2017 Wyoming Conservation Stamp Art Contest. Each year the Game and Fish selects one ...

Puccini favorite airing in HD video Saturday, Lander Library

Giacomo Puccini's opera "Manon Lescaut" is screened from the Metropolitan Opera in high-definition video at 10:55 a.m. Saturday, March 5, at the Lander ...

'Showcase 2016' auditions Tuesday at CWC Arts Center

There are roles for men and women of all ages, with no advance preparations required.

The Central Wyoming College Theater Department conducts ...

Goats useful in invasive weed fight, expert says

Weed management by goats is a growing alternative to chemical herbicides, a Riverton goat farmer says.
Terry Hays detailed this and other diverse purposes for ...

Life Resource Center may acquire new residents; no one must leave

CHEYENNE - Current residents at the Wyoming Life Re-source Center probably won't have to worry about finding a new home when the state finishes overhauling the ...

 
 

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